This brown trout took a RTB Legend bibbed minnow fished on spinning gear at Lake Dunstan. Photograph Dick Marquand. Bibbed trout minnows.
Bibbed Trout Minnows for Trolling and Spin Fishing – All Sold in NZ

Bibbed Trout Minnows for Trolling and Spin Fishing each with a Star Rating – Five-Star.

Top, Jensen Insect 9g made in Denmark and Mepps Aglia-3,made in France. Blade Spinners.
Blade Spinners for Trout Fishing – Why not make your own?

Blade Spinners for Trout Fishing – Why not make your own? A look at these.

There's a good frosting of snow on the ground in this winter scene of Lake Pearson, in the Canterbury high country. Canterbury Winter Fishing Blues
Canterbury Winter Fishing Blues

Canterbury Winter Fishing Blues By Piscator As an angler, don’t you just hate winter? The.

Muz looks a bit like a wasp himself. The flowering gorse in the background sends clouds of bees across dangerous waters. Photo Andy Trowbridge.
Terrestrials and the Trout – A User’s Guide of Fly Patterns to Imitate Them

Terrestrials and the Trout – A User’s Guide of Fly Patterns to Imitate Them In.

Monty and brown trout at Poolburn Dam.
Poolburn Dam Brown Trout Fishing – 300 Hectare Lake in Ida Valley Otago

Poolburn Dam Brown Trout Fishing – part of the Old Dunstan trail from the Styx.

A large steelhead, rainbow trout, from the Kalum River near Terrace, in British Columbia, Canada. There is no evidence of sea-run rainbow trout in New Zealand.
Steelhead in New Zealand – To Sea or Not to Sea? Often the Question

Steelhead in New Zealand – To Sea or Not to Sea? The Story of Sea-Run.

Allan Burgess spin fishing for trout at Lake Selfe in the Canterbury high country.
Spinning for Trout with Lures, Soft Baits, Flies and Bubble Floats

Spinning for Trout with Lures, Softbaits and Bubble Floats By Allan Burgess For the novice.

Opening of the high country fishing season at the Coleridge lakes. Angler Andrew Wells tries to tempt one of about a dozen rainbow trout that were swimming close to the shore on Lake Georgina. Photo: Richard Cosgrove/Fish & Game NZ.
November is the month for anglers to explore!

Fish and Game NZ Opening of several backcountry and high-country waterways in the South Island .

Evolution of fly fishing.
Evolution of Fly Fishing

Evolution of Fly Fishing – An interesting look back in time By Monty Wright The.

Andy T with an 11 pound spotted beauty taken on a #14 Speckled Nymph. Photo by Randall Wood.
Pool Sharing – A Tale of Two Fishes

By Paul Corliss ”No”! he said emphatically. ”It’s my pool and I’ll get to it.